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starts tomorrow. back to lisa in a second and adam but first back to doug and alison for the latest on issues out there because of the weather. >> indeed, brian, our top story traffic alert for beltway drivers. >> right now three lanes open. one still closed. the situation began 24 hours ago when a water main break and heavy rain flooded lanes. crews worked around the clock do try to fix this broken pipe. live in mayorfield with more on situations as it stands. matt, good morning. >> good morning. the situation as it stands, volumes increasing and traffic slowing on the the inner loop. take a look at the highlights coming towards us, the inner loop, three lanes getting by us. the right lanes closed as they continue to work to repair the problems created by the broken water main. as far as water main itself goes, it's 10 inches and iron and they have decided really just to cap it for now and come back and repair it fully later as part of the hot lanes project on the beltway. could be a while before they get that done, but the immediate repairs have been a mess because of the weather,
this morning. -- a fairly mild start to the morning. over to lisa baden. >> thank you. right now, we're watchin traffic moving slowly on 66 and 95. just the growing volume. no accidents to report. good on route 5, route 4. an accident on cedar filled wrote, do not worry about it. -- on cedwe're moving nicely ang to 270 traffic. southbound at father hurley boulevard is the topside of your screen. notice the pace is still steady and pretty even even though the volume is heavier. back to the news desk. >> thank you. >>> for the second time this year, two metro trains collided. >> 3 workers were hurt. no passengers were on time. this happened early sunday morning at the west falls church will york. kathy park is there live. >> a lot of safety questions and concerns this morning. metro said that is before the june 27 crash is still fresh in the minds. it killed nine people. the incident on sunday involved three employees. no passengers were on board. the train was heading into the railyard behind me. the question of safety is on the minds of metro riders after a crash on sunday. a train headed in fo
thursday morning. we will check in but lisa baden in just a minute. >> brian van de graaff begins our storm watch coverage. it is a rough morning. >> it is indeed. windy and gusty. the winds are whipping. the wind combined with the rain is making for a raw day. we have bands of rain. heavier amounts down to the south and east. there are advisories' along the bay for coastal flooding. around here, driving wind and a driving rain. 40's will be the best we can do all day long. let's check in on the traffic. >> driving slowly is traffic from springfield to tysons because of deep water where the two right lanes are closed between arlington boulevard and 66. watch out for treat debris. here is the pace of traffic on 270 into rockville and gaithersburg. 95 in virginia with the camera bouncing around. look at all of the headlights up to the beltway. now back to the news desk. >> thank you. >>> pamela brown continues our coverage. she is live in alexander with more on this state of emergency in the commonwealth because of all of the rain. >> it is called, wet, and a windy today. it is the theme for
and clouds mixing together. cooler. a nice fall day. upper 50's. let's say good morning to lisa baden. >> we have slowed traffic on 66 east in manassas. a stalled vehicle is now been moved onto the shoulder. 95 at virginia delays. i-395 is good. southbound 270, you will line up to get past 109 on to the truck scales. back to alison and doug. >thank you. >>> we are still following a developing story out of rockville. a water main break has left parts of tuckerman lane under water. we'll keep you up to date throughout the morning. >>> a show of support for a family in mourning. >> a neighborhood came together to remember oscar fuentes. he was murdered inside his home saturday night. we have new details. courtney robinson is live in northwest with more. >> good morning. city leaders closest to the investigation say they are closed to an arrt in this case this morning. you can still see candles from the vigil blessed by burning. in honor of oscar fuentes. as the community and family mourned the death, they are also seeking justice for oscar entes. >> we want the person to be behind bars. >> on s
weather by the middle of the week. will talk about that coming up. lisa baden has the traffic report. >> the crash inbound also plans parkway. it's the alaba-- the sootland pr alabama. divers out of southeast, keep that in mind as well. 66 miles an hour at the beltway. all moving like this. 29 gainesville, car broke down at the railroad tracks. that's gone. out of gainesville getting an 66 improving. the 70 southbound, a delayed from the river to the wreck after 1094121. that is on the right shoulder. a lot happening early. >> thank you. our top story, community and crisis. >> city leaders are taking action after a weekend shooting leaves a nine year-old dead inside his home. oscar. as was gunned down in the 1400 block of columb road nw on saturday night. police are cracking down on the violence. courtney robinson is in northwest of to tell us how they plan to do that. good morning. >> this has shocked many in the apartment building in columbia heights. the neighbors say the murder of this little boy shows just how unsafe, how unsecured their building is. the city is planning on doin
will talk to adam in attendance. let's first talk to lisa. breaking news on the beltway. >> that is right. two tractor trailers collided this morning on the inner loop at st. barnabas road. one is on its side. the other were ripped open just like a can opener. we will show you have video of this crash. inner loop at st. barnabas road. you will not be able to exit from saint barnabas road. drivers coming out of waldorf to access the beltway is a better right. i have a change in this accident. you are looking at video. the move everything onto both shoulders to allow traffic to travel through the area. you'll find it extremely slow leaving andrews to get towards st. barnabas road. we have problems in montgomery county with traffic signals. let's go to the news desk with that. >> thank you. >>> pamela brown is live in bethesda. >> last night, so many headaches for drivers. >> we just spoke to transportation officials. despite technicians' best efforts, the system is not yet up and running. this morning's rush look a lot like it did yesterday. newschopper 7 showed just what can happen with a
graaff, weather, and lisa baden, traffic. this is "good morning washington," on your side. >>> in our top stories, police are looking for a man who allegedly attacked a jogger in takoma park. a woman in their 20's was running along sligo creek parkway when a man pulled her into the woods and sexually assaulting her. the victim is expected to recover. >> astronauts will spend more time moving supplies today. they completed the first of three space walks and hooked up an antenna. another space walk is planned for tomorrow. >> first, new guidelines about mammograms. and now pap smears. women in their 20s can get pap smears in their 20's. that is enough time to catch cervical cancer. doctors are calling the timing of the report coincidental. >>> a woman said her disabled daughter was stabbed on a bus. this girl attends a school for handicapped children. she was on a school bus on friday when her hand was/spurred her mother said the bus driver called her and said a female student attacked the student. it took six students to close the wound. then she developed pneumonia and sheet remains in th
mckelway, alison starling, meteorologist brian van de graaff, weather, and lisa baden, traffic. this is "good morning washington," on your side. >>> in our top stories, and maryland store owner shot and killed in would-be robber. police said two men tried to hold up a store at 9:30 last night. the owner managed to wrestled the gun and shot him. the robber died at the scene. >> the number of soldiers suicides will likely be higher than last year, but they are making progress on the problem. 140 active-duty soldiers and national guard soldiers have taken their own wives. those numbers have tapered off in recent months. >> the astronauts will do one last check for any signs of damage before docking later today. they will deliver 15 tons of parts to the space station. >>> new recommendations ncerning mammograms have many women concerned and worried. most women do not need mammograms in their 40's and should get one every two years starting at age 50. it is a break with the american cancer society's longstanding position. some are worried that health insurance will use this as an ex
from time to time. let's take a morning and again to lisa baden. >> election day traffic looks great in frederick county. 95 southbound in virginia, they are still with a crash between 17 and route 3. a deer hit a vehicle on the baltimore washington parkway northbound between powdered milk and 197. we take you to the traffic on 270 and it is good. with more on election day, alison and doug. >>> voters will head to the polls to decide whether creigh deeds or bob mcdonnell should spend the next four years in the governor's mansion. the latest polls show republicans could take back the state after a series of setbacks. >> the race could all come down to turnout. courtney robinson has more in alexandria at this morning. " we're seeing about a dozen voters out here at riverside elementary school in mount vernon. they are out to cast their votes. election officials are hoping about 45% of virginia voters, 2.2 million, hit the polls today. 99,000 have cast absentee ballots. it is all about turnout for bob mcdonnell and creigh deeds. >> i believe the votes are out there. we have to get the t
. lisa baden has breaking traffic news. what is the latest? it is supposed to be an easy commute day. >> federal holiday does mean a lighter volume of traffic. hov is lifted. reversible roads will be in two- way mode today. two right lanes are closed because of a tractor-trailer accident. there is a pedestrian crash on suitland parkway. we have more from alison and doug. >> thank you. >>> more details on that pedestrian accident. the pedestrian was struck just after 3:00 a.m. this morning. the victim was seriously injured and is in the hospital. the driver of the car remained on the scene. all inbound lanes heading into d.c. are close. >>> we turn to our other top story. the d.c. sniper's final moments. john allen muhammad was pronounced dead last night, closing the book on his reign of terror. >> later today, his family is expected to release a final letter written by the killer. courtney robinson has more. >> one cannot speculate what that letter might say in the moments before his execution, john allen muhammad was given the opportunity to say something but remained silent. witnes
on a cold morning -- lisa is standing by. >> temperature-wise, we will not warm up to much. we will stay on the cool side. 30's in chantilly. 41 downtown. 36 in try and go. low 50's today. we're in the 30's and 40's. -- 36 in triangle. let's talk to lisa baden. >> it is better than yesterday. not much to discuss in month permit county. they have made repairs to the traffic computer that controls the traffic signals. buses are still going to be free. this is 270 and everything looks great through montgomery county. growing volume in virginia. headlights northbound out of dale city to get up to 495. now to alison and doug. >> thank you. >>> the aftermath of the deadly attack at fort hood. the suspected gunman, major nidal malik hasan, is still alive. he is expected to survive. an army spokesperson upgraded the death toll. 13 people have now died. 30 others were hurt. overnight, we received new video of the man police say carry out the tack. it shows him buying breakfast hours before the attack. we are learning new details about local ties. >> his family still lives here. they say they're s
? let's ask lisa. >> a car went off the road and into the woods and the right lane is close do so as they retrieve that vehicle. a parently somebody just collided on 395. at duke street the pace of traffic that just happened, this is on 395. huh. that looks like southbound to me. yes. because that's the h.o.v. in the center of the road so i'm going to say southbound 395 at duke street. so let's change geico cameras. look at the beltway. mmm-mmm. a wreck reported at connecticut avenue before rockville pike, we'll be right back in 10 minutes with a live look and see if we can capturehat wreck in the camera. >> ourtop story this morning a warning for family with young children. >> the government has now issueed the largest crib recall in american history. it effects more than 2 million of these drop side cribs made by stork manufacturing. the cribs pose a successful indication hazard and at least four children have already died. courtney robs robinson is on your side with what you need to know about these hidden dangers. >> the biggest thing for parents using a stork craft crib is st
cloudy, 58. adam will be back in 10 minutes. here is lisa baden. >> on 17 in virginia, there was a crash. somebody has just rolled over. 29 in maryland, lingering row work. southbound 29, only one lane is getting through. 32 east, a deer hit a car. this is near 95. 395 northbound is looking decent from duke street and edsall road. nothing complicated on 95 near georgia avenue. >> thank you. >>> the race for richmond's final hours. voters if the polls in just one day. how many turned out can be a big factor. >> both candidates are crisscrossing the commonwealth. matt brock is live in alexandria with more. >> this is one the white house is certainly watching. they are also watching the governor's race in new jersey. bob mcdonnell will start his day in about an hour and a half. he will hold a rally at his offices here in alexandria. then he will crisscross the state and ends his day in virginia beach. bob mcdonnell in leesburg last night, alexander this morning. >> it is great to see those blue and red balloons. virginia will be read and the democrats will be blue. >> bob mcdonnell is ahead
starling, meteorologist brian van de graaff, weather, and lisa baden, traffic. this is "good morning washington," on your side. >>> in our top stories, more safety questions surrounding metro. the transit agency has blocked independent monitors from doing safety checks along the tracks since this spring. metro says these monitors are allowed if they have a safety escort. >> president obama will meet with benjamin not to your note at the white house this evening. relations have been strained since he rejected the demand to halt settlements in the west bank. they want leaders to relaunch stalled peace talks. >> per kaine ida stilt -- hurricane ida still remains a threat. a state of emergency has been declared in louisiana. at least one of the 24 deaths in el salvador are being blamed on the storm. >>> today marks the 20th anniversary of the fall of the berlin wall. the wall was erected in 1961. it's separated families. soldiers were ordered to shoot any east german who try to get through. the wall came down 20 years later. more than 10,000 east germans crossed the border into west germ
. but the defense worked just fine. time for those of weather and traffic. > -- time for the weather. >> lisa baden has the traffic report. >> the traffic patterns will change as we near thanksgiving. 95 between richmond and baltimore looks fine. pretty good on the baltimore national parkway. nothing but growing volume heading back up to the airport base on 295. traffic on the beltway at the wilson bridge looks good. nothing complicated report in maryland out of waorf. >> there is light drizzle working in from the south and west. a few sprinkles this morning. this will continue to lift into the area. we will get easterly wind. that means cloudy and cool temperatures. let's look at the numbers. from the mid to upper 40's in fairfax to 50 degrees in law k -- in la plata. our next system will drop in from the north by mid-week. we could be on a cloudy side. a lot of energy. ohio getting showers. chicago getting snow. detroit to getting snow. the deep south is looking good. the west coast is gorgeous. it's a little unsettled for us through the mid week. bindi and poehler through the weekend coming up--
. the commute will be a little bit slower. it does get better for the weekend. let's check in with lisa baden. >> things are not rolling. traffic out of maryland to get into virginia using the three lanes, not a good idea. you can see the through lane traffic with delays that begin after saint barnabas road. they are clearing construction on the beltway at telegraph road. the right side of the screen, the far right is local lanes traffic and whirling better than the through lanes. that is out of maryland using the wilson bridge. now to alison and doug. >> thank you. >>> a crackdown on hov violators. >> this is the second stage of an ongoing campaign. police are trying to keep things clear. pamela brown has more on that. good morning. >> we are giving you fair warning. the eighth of the crackdown is just now under way. if you're driving with fewer than three people, there is a good chance you'll get a ticket. the first offense will cost you $125, all the way up to $1,000 for the fourth offense. they issued 89 tickets. many of them were first offenders. troopers will be on 395 and 95 this morni
this friday morning. we begin with joe conway. he's in for lisa. hi, joe. >> hi alison. we're looking live at the lighter than usual volume on this friday. not a federal holiday, though, so many folks do have to work. downtown reverseible roads will carry their normal pattern. want to go to the quick map. as you approach connecticut avenue before georgia avenue, stay tthe right because of crash there. near arena drive in prince george's county, stay to the left. now the inner loop near 66. alison? adam? >> we're all here today, right? here's a look at our shower action. right now a little bit of light rain especially over southern maryland. temperatures on the cool side in the upper 30's in some spots. 34 at rea national, 42 at dulles airport and 43 at quantico. north and west we are seeing upper 30's. this rain will drift to the southeast and should be out of our viewing area. even just pushing out of the northern neck at that time. let's get to the lighter view with the northwesterly flow setting up. in the fall and early winter we see this. northwesterly flow. that flow hits the ridge t
on this thursday morning, november 26. i'm alison starling. doug is off this morning and so is lisa enjoying the holiday with their family but brian is here letting everybody know about the weather. everybody is commenting on the fog. it is pretty intense. >> pea soup is the best way to describe it. you really have a hard time seing in front of you. visibility in some places is at zero miles. we were hoping the fog would burn off. some folks who did not see that fog develop can see some stars. 40's and 30's this morning. a lot of drizzle. that's all right. it is going to be morning fog. we'll get back to that map in just a second. mop and a few peeks of sunshine. rain by tonight. >> we have these issues and your three-piece suit looks great. if you are driving this morning you'll want to use caution because of that fog. 27 here at maryland's so 9 and you get a clear -- maryland's 109 and you get a clear picture what the fog is doing your visibility. make sure to leave a little extra time. for more log on to our website wjla.com. 6:02 is your time. the first family's first state dinner has tu
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